12 Sections (Grades 1-12) The format of each section will depend on the number of participants. Players should expect to play 5 games against players in the same grade as themselves.
Registration: 10:15 am - 10:45 am
Rounds 1-2: 11:00 am - noon
Lunch: noon - 1 pm Pizza will be provided for lunch!
Rounds 3-5 and 5: 1 pm - 3 pm
Tie-breaks (if necessary) and awards: immediately after the completion of the last round Schedule of rounds may have slight changes.
Prizes in each Section (Grade)
1st place: 1st place trophy, $25 travel grant and a free entry to the 2017 Alberta Chess Challenge (ACC).
2nd place: 2nd place trophy and $20 travel grant to ACC.
3rd place: 3rd place trophy and $15 travel grant to ACC.
4th place: Medal.
Top Girl: Medal.
Other participants will be awarded colourful key chains.
2017 Alberta Chess Challenge will be held in Red Deer on April 8th. Travel grant holders must provide receipts to be reimbursed for their travel expenses.